2022-2023 Season Updates

We are thrilled to announce that BRYAN ZAROS has been selected as the new music director of Central City Chorus and will begin his tenure with the 2022-23 season.

Bryan is a young American conductor recognized for his “strong musical imagination” and “deep sense of musicality and communication.” He is also the Associate Choirmaster at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine where he leads the Cathedral Choirs, Orchestra and Brass in liturgical as well as concert performances in the grand space of the world’s largest Gothic Cathedral. He is Music Director of the Pro Arte Chorale in Ridgewood, New Jersey and a frequent guest lecturer at the Manhattan School of Music and at music conferences throughout the USA. Currently he serves on the Board of Directors of the New York Choral Consortium, on the Advisory Board to Music Sacra New York and is a conductor for the American Federation Pueri Cantores.

A native New Yorker, Bryan began his professional musical training as a member of the Metropolitan Opera Children’s Chorus and as a boy chorister at The Church of the Transfiguration, NYC. He earned his Bachelor of Music in Sacred Music from Westminster Choir College, a Master of Music in Conducting from the University of Michigan and is a candidate ABD for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Conducting at the Manhattan School of Music.

New York City’s “valuable choir” The New York Times

“...worthy of company with the top amateur choruses in the New York metropolitan area” — Mark Greenfelt, The New Music Connoisseur